Martin County, FL 

About Us

The Martin County Amateur Radio Emergency Service / Radio Amateur Civil Emergency Service (ARES/RACES) is composed of FCC Licensed Amateur Radio operators who have voluntarily registered their capabilities and equipment for public service communications. Martin County ARES/RACES Inc. is a non-profit organization funded by donations and paid membership and run solely by volunteer efforts.


Position Officer

EC Brian Gibson - KN4YWW Emergency Coordinator
Lt. EC Eric Boyd - W4ELB Lt. Emergency Coordinator
Treasurer John Froehler - N4NNY Treasurer
Secretary Eric Dhabliwala - K4EJD Social Media, Membership, Minutes
Public Information Officer Eric Dhabliwala - K4EJD Public Information Officer
Radio Officer

Ben Givaudan - N4BG


Packet Radios, Repeaters, Consoles, Jump Kits, Antennas, etc.
Training Coor.
Doug Shields - W4DAS Training Coordinator
VE Liaison
Stephen Marshall -  WW4RXVE Liaison & Exam Coordinator
CAT Coor.
Glenn Geist - N4HO Communications Assistance Team
SKYWARN Coordinator
Ray Jaworski - KI4RHLSkywarn Training & Weather Advisories

SKYWARN Asst. Coordinator

   Ron Tagg - KD4PQQ

Assistant Coordinator



The AECs are appointed to lead committees which are tasked to perform and report on a specific aspect of Martin County ARES/RACES business. If you are interested in one or more of those committees or activities, please contact the respective AEC.

Martin County ARES/RACES, Inc. holds its monthly meeting on the second Thursday of each month. Held at the Martin County E.O.C. building at 800 SE Monterey Rd. Stuart at 7:00 PM. Meetings are open to all membership and those interested in the organization.

Many of our members also participate in the NWS Skywarn program as trained severe weather spotters. More information on local Skywarn activities can be found at;

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